LG’s Flexible Display Phone Flexes Its G Muscles in Latest Images


LG’s forthcoming Android smartphone with a flexible display, rumored to be named the G Flex following the new G branding convention introduced with the LG G2 (reviewed), now appears in the first set of official leaked images. The handset is expected to launch next month in an effort to compete against rival Samsung’s recently unveiled Galaxy […]

Nexus 5 Release Date: What to Expect

This is likely LG's version of the Nexus 5.

Google isn’t talking about the Nexus 5 just yet but the rest of the world certainly is, thanks to numerous leaks that have emerged in recent weeks in regard to the Nexus 4 successor. The device, which is rumored to be launching within the month of October, is likely going to be released sometime before […]

Nexus 5 Pre-Orders Start Ahead of Launch

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Google still hasn’t confirmed the Nexus 5 smartphone but it appears that at least one company in Japan has started Nexus 5 pre-orders ahead of launch, offering buyers a chance to throw down money for a device that has leaked numerous times already but still hasn’t been announced. Nexus 5 rumors have been swirling in […]

LG Readies Displays to Battle Rumored Flexible Galaxy Note 3

This flexible display prototype from Sharp shows what we could expect form LG and Samsung.

Flexible smartphone displays of up to 6-inches in size are coming fast to smartphones and phablets as LG announced Mass production of the first Flexible OLED panel for smartphones, just ahead of a possible Flexible Galaxy Note 3 announcement from Samsung. LG is bringing the flexible display technology from HDTVs to smartphones with sizes of […]

Nexus 5 Rumor Roundup: Everything You Need to Know


After months and months of rumors, leaks and speculation, it’s now looking like the Nexus 5 launch is extremely close as rumors insist on a launch sometime in October. In the past few weeks, we’ve seen an increasing number of Nexus 5 rumors emerge and here, we take a close look and examine what we’ve […]

Android 4.4 Kit Kat Update Confirmation is Questionable

The LG Optimus G remains on Android 4.1 in the U.S.

We’ve already seen Pantech seemingly confirm an Android 4.4 KitKat update for its Vega Iron smartphone and now, it looks like another company may have spilled the beans extremely early as LG France looks to have hinted at an LG Optimus G Android 4.4 KitKat update in the future. Back in September, Google announced the […]

LG G Flex: Real Phones Have Curves?

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LG’s rumored flexible display smartphone could launch as early as next month with a curved screen in the form of the LG G Flex. Though the display will have a curve in the center similar to what Samsung had debuted on the Galaxy Nexus and the Nexus S, the G Flex will utilize LG’s flexible […]

9 Tips for Nexus 5 Buyers

This is likely LG's version of the Nexus 5.

With the Nexus 5 launch in sight, many consumers are likely thinking about picking up Google’s new Nexus smartphone. And while a launch date still isn’t set in stone, we want to offer some tips to those that may be thinking about ordering the Nexus 5 just as soon as Google, and or various carriers […]

Nexus 5 Release Date Rumor Needs to Die


While the Nexus 5 release date is rumored for late October, reports suggesting an October 31st release date are off base and misleading as the source of those rumors confirmed to Gotta Be Mobile that the date is merely a placeholder and is based on rumors rather than fact. Several weeks ago, reports about a […]

Not Just Samsung: Almost All Companies Inflate Benchmarks


It was recently discovered that Samsung tampered with benchmark results for its new Galaxy Note 3 phablet-style smartphone, and while all the fingers are pointed at Samsung, it turns that almost all phone manufacturers are doing the same thing, according to a report by AnandTech. The report provides evidence that suggests nearly all phone manufacturers, with […]

Nexus 5 Launch & Release Date Rumored

This is likely LG's version of the Nexus 5.

A new Nexus 5 launch date has been rumored heading into October as a date near the end of October now joins the rumored October 14th launch date as a possibility. The same rumor also suggests that the Nexus 5 release date could be at the end of October as well. Thanks to a leak […]

Nexus 5 Photo Offers Best Look Yet

This is likely LG's version of the Nexus 5.

A new Nexus 5 photo, which shows off a device that looks exactly like the device that has appeared in photos time and time again, delivers the best look yet at the overall design of what is likely going to be the new Nexus from LG. A device that is currently being dubbed Nexus 5 […]

Nexus 5 vs. iPhone 5s: Why Buyers Should Wait

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While many people sprung to buy the new iPhone 5s earlier this month, I decided to hold off and wait for one phone in particular to make its arrival. That phone is the new Nexus smartphone, Google’s yearly release, that is currently rumored to be called the Nexus 5 and one that will likely be […]

Android 4.3 & Android 4.2 Jelly Bean Update Roundup

Nexus devices are already running Android 4.3.

Last year, Google announced the Android 4.2 Jelly Bean update alongside the Nexus 4. Earlier this year, the company announced Android 4.3 Jelly Bean with the new Nexus 7, an update that replaced Android 4.2 as the most current version. With Android 4.4 KitKat on the way, and both Android 4.3 and Android 4.2 still […]

Nexus 5 Launch Date: What Not to Expect

Google is committed to the Nexus program, giving hope for the Nexus 5 this fall.

Google isn’t ready to talk about a new Nexus smartphone just yet but that doesn’t mean that a new one isn’t on the way. In fact, there is good reason to believe that a new Nexus, a new Nexus 5, could be touching down in just a few short weeks to replace the discontinued Nexus […]

Nexus 5 Launch Date: What to Expect

LG isn't working on a Nexus 5, but the company isn't in a position to turn down a chance to make the Nexus 5.

The iPhone 5s and Samsung Galaxy Note 3 aren’t going to be the only big name smartphones to arrive in the last part of 2013. No, there is still at least one other big name smartphone left, a device that is currently known as the Nexus 5, a device that will be coming to replace […]

Nexus 5 Breakdown: Everything We Know So Far

The iPad mini and Nexus 7 use different SIM-card standards.

Rumor has it, Google has another Nexus smartphone up its sleeve, a device to replace the discontinued Nexus 4 from last year. The device is currently known as the Nexus 5 and from the looks of things, it will be landing on shelves alongside the iPhone 5S, iPhone 5C and Samsung Galaxy Note 3 in […]

Nexus 5 Launch Date: All Signs Point to October

This render offers a detailed look what what could possibly be the Nexus 5.

All signs point to a Nexus 5 launch date in October with LG heavily rumored to be making the new Nexus smartphone that will come to replace the already discontinued LG-made Nexus 4. And given that Google typically releases its Nexus devices only a few days after they launch, the Nexus 5 release date should […]

Nexus 5 vs. Samsung Galaxy Note 3: What to Expect

The Nexus 4 is part of Google's new focus on design and build quality.

While much of the attention will be on how the Samsung Galaxy Note 3 compares to the likes of the iPhone 5S and the upcoming HTC One max, there will be another Android smartphone, or smartphones, that will challenge the Galaxy Note 3 for the attention of consumers. That device is currently dubbed the Nexus […]